Seagate has announced the 10TB BarraCuda, IronWolf, FireCuda, and SkyHawk, each for different applications. The BarraCuda will come with a 5-year warranty for budget-conscious PC users. Seagate IronWolf HDD is NAS-optimised for the best NAS experience possible. Next, is the SkyHawk HDD, which is designed for applications involving surveillance. Finally, FireCuda HDD offers a combination of the latest SSD technology with a standard hard drive for a capacity and speeds up to 5× faster than typical hard drives.

SkyHawk HDD for Surveillance:

  • Built to record 90% of the time — supports up to 64 cameras.
    Up to 10 TB or 10,000 hours of HD video.
  • 180 TB/year workload rating, 3× the workload of a desktop drive and backed by a 3-year limited warranty.
  • Protect your data against the unexpected with an optional +Rescue Data Recovery Service plan.
  • RV sensors (standard on 4 TB to 10 TB SkyHawk drives) help to enable reliable performance in DVR and NVR systems with 8+ drives.
  • RV sensors in a RAID environment maintain drive performance by improving vibration tolerance.

IronWolf HDD for Network Attached Storage Features:

  • IronWolf is built with AgileArray. NAS-optimised for the best NAS experience possible, AgileArray focuses on drive balance, RAID optimization, and power management. Dual-plane balance and Rotational Vibration (RV) sensors available on 6 TB, 8 TB, and 10 TB capacities mitigate vibration in multi-bay NAS enclosures for consistent performance and reliability.
  • RAID optimization increases performance and reliability with error recovery control for better data integrity.
  • Advanced power management saves energy and delivers power when the NAS needs it most.

FireCuda HDD for Gamers:

  • FireCuda SSHDs deliver faster load speeds for nonstop performance and play.
  • Save time with a drive that boots in seconds, not minutes.
  • Get in the game up to 5× faster than traditional hard drives.
  • Enjoy up to 2 TB of space on 2.5- and 3.5-inch HDDs.
  • Eliminate the need to uninstall games in order to make room for new ones.
  • Store up to 40 games per TB (at 25 GB per game) with the 2 TB FireCuda SSHD!.

BarraCuda HDD for budget-conscious users:

  • Experience for more than 20 years, Seagate has manufactured and delivered the super-reliable BarraCuda family of drives.
  • BarraCuda Seagate’s drive-reliability data simply speaks for itself, and the BarraCuda family is often recognized by leading publications and customers.
  • Worry less with a hard drive that has your back BarraCuda Pro comes equipped with a 5-year limited warranty.


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